(17) Writing/Expository and Procedural Texts. Students write expository and procedural or work-related texts to communicate ideas and information to specific audiences for specific purposes. Students are expected to:(A) create multi-paragraph essays to convey information about a topic that:
(i) present effective introductions and concluding paragraphs;
(ii) guide and inform the reader’s understanding of key ideas and evidence;
(iii) include specific facts, details, and examples in an appropriately organized structure; and
(iv) use a variety of sentence structures and transitions to link paragraphs;
(B) write informal letters that convey ideas, include important information, demonstrate a sense of closure, and use appropriate conventions (e.g., date, salutation, closing);
(C) write responses to literary or expository texts and provide evidence from the text to demonstrate understanding; and
(D) produce a multimedia presentation involving text and graphics using available technology.